During an interview with CNN’s Alisyn Camerota on a New Day program that aired on May 19, Senator Rand Paul (R-Ky.) said he will do “everything humanly possible” to keep the Senate from passing a reauthorization of the Patriot Act.
On Monday, the U.S. Supreme Court struck down a Maryland tax that ultimately double-taxed its residents for income earned in other states. Fox News reports that the ruling is likely to cost Maryland, and any other states with similar policies, hundreds of millions of dollars.
Civil asset forfeiture is a disrespect by the government for private property, flipping the burden of proof from the government to the person accused of a crime.
A former White House aide during the presidency of Bill Clinton was advising Secretary of State Hillary Clinton on the regime change in Libya while he was eyeing lucrative business deals with the transitional Libyan government.